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Welcome Heather Whaling, President of Geben Communication

YEC members are successful entrepreneurs who’ve built world-class companies. The founders of impactful businesses, each new professional is a welcome addition to the group. So join us this week in welcoming one of the newest members of our community: Heather Whaling.

Heather Whaling is the president of Geben Communication. This small public relations firm aims to connect people, drive purchases and grow businesses. The team consists of talented innovators who work with clients of all sizes and encourage taking risks. Heather has experience developing and implementing progressive paid leave policies, establishing and protecting company culture, and in PR.

Geben Communication was the EY Entrepreneur of the Year for the Ohio Valley Region , which includes Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana. Additionally, the company  introduced “Geben Loves Families” – offering 10 weeks of paid leave for new moms and dads. Since implementing this, the company has encouraged others to do the same. Heather has even been in Refinery29, Forbes and Entrepreneur discussing the opportunity for entrepreneurs to lead on this important issue.

Looking to connect? Reach out to your member concierge at concierge@yec.co and mention how you could help each other out.

You can also connect with Heather on LinkedIn.